Setting keyboard autorepeat rate with xkb?

Alan Coopersmith alan.coopersmith at
Mon Apr 1 13:27:49 PDT 2013

On 04/ 1/13 01:05 PM, Tony Bones wrote:
> But I have two keyboards and need to set different auto repeat rates for each independently.  Currently I'm still using the kbd driver and can certainly switch over to evdev and InputClass.  I didn't see a way xset would target a specific keyboard / input device.

The xinput command provides per-device settings, but I don't see auto
repeat rates in the properties the kbd driver exposes.   I don't have
an evdev machine booted at the moment to check if it has an auto-repeat
rate property.

	-Alan Coopersmith-              alan.coopersmith at
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